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In day of Russia on Tverskaya street in Moscow held a protest, organized by Alexei Navalny.

Organized at the initiative of the Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny rally began on 12 June, a public holiday the Day of Russia, on Tverskaya street.

The Bulk of the police detained before the rally at his house, and the opposition leader called on supporters to come out in the end without him.

Previously Navalny agreed with the authorities the holding of today’s protest in Tver, Sakharov, but canceled it due to the failure of contractors, which allegedly pushing the power, install the sound equipment.

The meeting he was moved to Tver, where on 12 June, and so held a mass rally in honor of the state holiday of Russia day.

Live broadcast of opposition rally in Moscow 12.06 .2017:

In Tver already have detentions – according to media reports, 100 people. For example, police detained a man in t-shirt “PTN HLO lalalala”.

Detention at rally

In other major Russian cities are also going to rallies, called for by the Bulk. The main stated theme of the demonstrations – anti-corruption, but the rallies are also part of the campaign, Navalny in the fight for the registration of its candidate for the presidential elections in Russia.